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Healthy aging through knowledge and self-care

Prevention in Human Services

Author: Gioella, E. C.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1983


The normal aging process results in physical & psychosocial changes that can compromise health. Knowledge of these changes & self-care activities that limit their impact on health status are essential for prevention in the elderly. To stimulate & support these self-care behaviors, teaching, counseling, screening, referral, & activity-oriented human services are needed.

Further Details

Pages: 39-51
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Accession Number: 3.4.03
Keywords: older, health improvement
Reads: 177